Travel Blogs from Gaschurn
This was a day for catching up on relaxation (still raining anyway), but jet lag was still affecting the long distance travelers, especially Aidan. We did however venture forth for dinner to Restaurant Zihlmann in Biel-Benken, which turned out to be Schweizer-Kost für alle, Chäschnitte, Rösti, Wurst-Käse- Salt garniert, all excellent, yum yum (see photo)
… and then we found out what that game had in store for us … tedium. ...
Maybe you noticed last night's blog didn't happen, but your correspondent offers no apology except to say it was nice to have an early sleep.
Don't know about you, but I really enjoy the rain. That's what's happening here in the Alps. Rain. It's a good thing for two reasons - gives me a chance to catch up with my cuz Roger (also his partner Joe) and we can sit around and do not much.
My hosts ...
... huge drops and slippery. On the positive side I saw some of the most amazing sights, mountains reaching to the sky and smooth bowling green manicured countryside. The Swiss, I believe, mow everything that they can get their hands on. There is also a cold snap here and the mountains are covered in beautiful unseasonal snow.
... its main religion is Roman Catholic
-Originally produced in France
-Sold more than 7 million units before actually being produced in France, 1988
-An electric folding bike
-Can reach up to 25 ...
... easily, and we managed to leave Komstanz at 11am in the rain. The rain never let up for the whole day (well except the last half an hour, but that doesn't really count!). Goodbye Germany for the last time! We followed the lake (Bodensee) around, passing back into Switzerland, but the rain never allowed us to get a good view of it. So we just kept cycling, passing small towns. Susan had a big breakfast and wanted to delay lunch until Fußach but ...